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Monthly Archives: September 2016

Sep 09, 2016

Loan fund helps alum buy Savannah business

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A mainstay on the square in Savannah, Missouri, will stay open thanks in part to a loan program administered by the Center for Entrepreneurship within the Craig School of Business at Missouri Western State University. The Sports Page, 411 W. Main Street, was recently purchased by Leigh and Stacy Spicer. It was started by the [...]

Loan fund helps alum buy Savannah business2019-06-04T16:22:26-05:00
Sep 09, 2016

Tami Tango Trio at Missouri Western Oct. 3

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The Tami Tango Trio will lecture, perform and teach at Missouri Western State University on Monday, Oct. 3. All events are free and open to the public. The Tami Tango Trio is an internationally acclaimed Argentine music and dance ensemble. The trio of flute, guitar and piano is accompanied by a talented dance duo. Events [...]

Tami Tango Trio at Missouri Western Oct. 32019-06-04T16:22:26-05:00
Sep 09, 2016

The Filharmonic performs at MWSU Sept. 29

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The Filharmonic, an a cappella group featured on NBC’s “The Sing-Off” and the film “Pitch Perfect 2,” will perform at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 29 in the Potter Hall Theater at Missouri Western State University. The concert is free and open to the public. The Filharmonic made the semi-finals of “The Sing-Off” in 2013 and [...]

The Filharmonic performs at MWSU Sept. 292019-06-04T16:22:26-05:00
Sep 09, 2016

‘Shades of Blue’ exhibit at Potter Art Gallery

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"Abundance" by Isobel Davis, part of "Shades of Blue: Contemporary Cyanotype" at the Potter Art Gallery Sept. 23-Oct. 24. “Shades of Blue: Contemporary Cyanotypes” will be exhibited at Missouri Western State University’s Potter Art Gallery from Sept. 23 to Oct. 24. There will be an opening reception at 5 p.m. Friday, Sept. 23 [...]

‘Shades of Blue’ exhibit at Potter Art Gallery2019-06-04T16:22:26-05:00
Sep 09, 2016

New scholarship honors memory of student

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Jordan Swearngin A Missouri Western State University student will be remembered through a scholarship established in her memory by Cabana Ice Cream in St. Joseph. The first Jordan Swearngin Memorial Scholarship has been awarded to Blair Griffin. Jordan Swearngin, a senior physical education major from Lee’s Summit, Missouri, passed away on Sept. 6, [...]

New scholarship honors memory of student2019-06-04T16:22:27-05:00
Sep 09, 2016

MWSU Ambassadors Lunch Sept. 29

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Past presidents of the MWSU Ambassadors with Dr. Robert Vartabedian, Missouri Western's president. The MWSU Ambassadors will hold their first membership meeting of the school year on Thursday, Sept. 29 in the Spratt Memorial Stadium Hall of Fame Room. The social begins at 11:30 a.m., followed by lunch at noon. The lunch is open to anyone [...]

MWSU Ambassadors Lunch Sept. 292019-06-04T16:22:27-05:00
Sep 09, 2016

Hispanic Heritage Banquet features Denice Frohman, Trio Aztlan

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Poet Denice Frohman The fourth annual Hispanic Heritage Banquet at Missouri Western State University will feature poet Denice Frohman and the music of Trio Aztlan. The banquet at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 27 in Blum Student Union, rooms 222-223, is free and open to the public, but advance reservations are required by Thursday, [...]

Hispanic Heritage Banquet features Denice Frohman, Trio Aztlan2019-06-04T16:22:27-05:00
Sep 09, 2016

‘Embraceable You’ performers present workshop Sept. 23

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Lisa Balkwill and Jody Woodruff will talk to students and the public about their careers Sept. 23. “Professional Journeys,” a workshop featuring cast members from the Performing Arts Association production of “Embraceable You: The Music of George Gershwin,” will be presented at 2 p.m. Friday, Sept. 23 in the Potter Hall Theater. The [...]

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Sep 09, 2016

Missouri Western notified of OCR review

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Missouri Western State University has been notified by the U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights (OCR) that the agency is conducting a proactive compliance review of Missouri Western’s athletic programs. The purpose of this review is to determine whether the university is in compliance with Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, [...]

Missouri Western notified of OCR review2019-06-04T16:22:27-05:00
Sep 09, 2016

Convocation on Critical Issues available online, on cable

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Cokie Roberts with R. Dan Boulware, in whose honor the Convocation on Critical Issues is held annually. The 23rd R. Dan Boulware Convocation on Critical Issues featuring political commentator Cokie Roberts can now be viewed online at www.missouriwestern.edu/convocation/. It is also being broadcast on MWtv, channel 12 on Suddenlink in St. Joseph. The [...]

Convocation on Critical Issues available online, on cable2019-06-04T16:22:27-05:00